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  • Many things to do at Brooker Creek Preserve
    A scenic hike at Brooker Creek Preserve
    Those looking for a quiet place to take a walk willenjoy the hiking trails andEnvironmental Education Center at Brooker Creek Preservein Tarpon Springs, Florida.The award-winningBrooker Creek Preserve Environmental Education Centerlies within...
  • DNA
    Google wants to store a copy of your DNA
    These days almost everyone is keeping their data on cloud storage platforms, from bank information to legal documents to family photos, but what about the basic biological building blocks of what makes you who you are? On Thursday it was reported...
  • Biology
    Study tips for biology students
    While there are some study tips which work for most any subject, it appears every discipline has some steps that, if followed, will make studying for that class less overwhelming.Biology expert, Regina Bailey, compiled a list of helpful biology...
  • Gilbert, Arizona biology book: No abortion to be included in school book
    Gilbert, Arizona biology book: No abortion? School board votes no, 2 book pages
    A Gilbert, Arizona biology book has been the source of considerable contention this week. The local school board has voted “no” on abortion being included in the resource; 2 pages from the biology textbook are going to be removed that...
  • Spiral Galaxy
    I know how God makes that tree grow
    “Evolution in nature is not inconsistent with the notion of creation, because evolution requires the creation of beings that evolve.” – Pope Francis, Bishop of Rome and Absolute Sovereign of the Vatican City State."God is...
  • 2014 FAB workshop
    University of Tampa hosts the 2014 Florida Association of Benthologists workshop
    The Florida Association of Benthologists(FAB) held their annual fall taxonomic workshop at theUniversity of Tampa’s Marine Science Centerin Tampa Florida. This year’s workshop focused on two polychaete families, the Cirratulidae and...
  • Bearded dragons show social learning
    Researchers find first evidence that reptiles learn through imitation
    Science Daily reported today that a team of researchers from Hungary and the UK have shown the first evidence that reptiles can learn through imitation. Before this, learning through imitation was thought to be unique to humans and their closest...
  • Ig Nobel 2014 trophy
    The 2014 Ig Nobel prizes are awarded
    On Sept. 18, the 2014 Ig Nobel prizes were awarded to their recipients at a ceremony at Harvard University. The prizes are a parody of the Nobel prizes, and are given for unusual or trivial achievements in scientific research. The awards are...
  • South Korea on way to curb illegal fishing
    South Korea on way to curb illegal fishing
    Korean National Assembly has amended its fisheries law to help curb illegal fishing.According to Greenpeace East Asia oceans activist Jiehyun Park, the new provisions finally start addressing the problem of illegal fishing by South Korea’s...
  • Dreadnaughtus largest dinosaur
    Massive dinosaur believed to be largest land animal
    In a report published on Thursday, Drexel University scientists announced that a recently discovered dinosaur, termed Dreadnoughtus schrani, has earned the distinction of being the largest dinosaur that we know of. The report describes that the...
  • Jellyfish in tank/Las Vegas
    Watch the very first video of a jelly fish sting
    Jellyfish stings are no joke. In the Philippines alone, 20-40 people die annually from box jellyfish stings, and each year 500,000 people are stung by jellyfish in the Chesapeake Bay area. Despite the high occurrence of stings, no one has ever...
  • Schizophrenia
    Genetic mapping creates new hope regarding schizophrenia
    Over 100 spots in our DNA have been linked by scientists to the risk of developing schizophrenia, shedding light on the mystery of what makes the disease tick. This work could one day point to new treatments, although they are many years away....
  • Oldest Black University
    Oldest Black University - Cheyney University of PA
    The Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, is located on a 275 campus, with modern and traditional architecture. They have over 1500 students and the on campus students live in five dormitories. The dormitories house over 55% of the students. They...
  • SDSU offers free K-8 biology curriculum
    SDSU offers excellent free K-8 biology curriculum
    Here's another great free science curriculum that homeschoolers can take advantage of.San Diego State University has developed a full curriculum of biology lessons for prospective or practicing teachers, complete with experiments, discussion...
  • Genomic data shows that humans do not mate completely at random
    Genomic data shows that humans do not mate completely at random
    In a new study from the University of Colorado Boulder, the genomes of 825 non-Hispanic white American couples were examined to the determination that those couples have similar DNA(deoxyribonucleic acid).Benjamin Domingue, lead author of the...